“Creatively Speaking: Some Strategies for the Preparation and Delivery of Oral Presentations.” (PDF) The Center for Teaching and Learning Newsletter, vol. 18, no. 1, Fall 2008.
Silva Rhetoricae: The Forest of Rhetoric - An online resource on rhetorical terms and concepts
ProPublica: Journalism in the Public Interest - A good online, in-depth reporting site
American Rhetoric - A database of political speeches
Memeorandum - A collation of political websites and news
Pew Reseach Center - A resource for polls and information about American beliefs and attitudes
Citation Machine - A website that will help you create citations
Purdue Online Writing Laboratory Research and Citation Section - A great resource on how to use sources!
No One Writes Alone: Peer Review in the Classroom - A great video on peer review
Feats of Memory Anyone Can Do - A great TED Talk by Joshua Foer about how to remember ideas and information
Periodic Table of Rhetorical Figures - An interesting infographic on style
Rafael Reif Inaugural Address. YouTube.
Burke, Kenneith. “Terministic Screens.” In Language As Symbolic Action: Essays on Life, Literature, and Method. University of California Press, 1968. ISBN: 9780520001923. [Preview with Google Books]
———. “Definition of Man.” In Language As Symbolic Action: Essays on Life, Literature, and Method. University of California Press, 1968. ISBN: 9780520001923. [Preview with Google Books]
Lakoff, George. “Metaphor, Morality, and Politics, Or, Why Conservatives Have Left Liberals in the Dust.” Social Research vol 62, No. 2 (Summer 1995). 177-213.
Miller, Carolyn. “Genre as Social Action.” (PDF) Quarterly Journal of Speech 70 (1984). 151-167.